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Accession Number: 89-1068


Comrie photographic fonds. -- [ca. 1900]. -- 6 photographs : b&w and negatives ; 12.5 X 17.5 cm (sight) on cardboard 18 X 23 cm or smaller.

Biography / History


Custodial History

This fonds was in the custody of Bill Hodgson before it was donated to the Trent University Archives.

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of one school class photograph, and negative, from S.S. #5 from 1900. The names of all the children and the teacher are listed on the back of the photograph. There is one photograph, and negative of Mr. and Mrs. J.C. Hope and which had belonged to Ross Comrie. There is also one photograph, and negative, of John, Hugh and Alexander McFee. There is family history written on the back of the photograph about each McFee and their families as well as where John McFee lived.


Title based on content of fonds.

One photograph encapsulated in mylar. The negatives are in sleeves. Do not remove photographs from the sleeves or mylar sleeve. Do not photocopy photographs.

This fonds was donated by Bill Hodgson.

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